_MG_5917Co-Creating Bi-Lingual Short Film “A Cycle”

Playing German Screenwriter Gabi in writer/actress Lea Pfandler’s new short film

 

We had an incredibly successful first day of shooting with camera mastermind Daniel Heffernan and photographer Lana P. from Lana’s Eye.

 

Follow us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter and watch out for our Website and Campaign Launch coming soon.

 

March 2017

 

 

SHOTZPerforming in a World Premiere Short Play

Playing a mayfly with many answers in Kia Sayyadi’s new short play “The Mother of All Mayflies”

 

Amios presents “Shotz: This is my Shotz for English B”. These people know how to throw down a monthly event of all new works.

 

March 3, 2017 @7 & 8.30pm

 

 

 

 

See Reverse PosterBKBX’s SEE REVERSE Feb 17-Mar 5

Broken Box Mime Theater is back with a brand new set of original short plays!

 

Theater at its finest
Truly an artistic, thought-provoking delight  - 
Meaghan Meehan- axs

 

Enormously talented performers
A more rapt audience I’ve rarely witnessed  - 
Victoria Ordin – Broadway World

 

I am seriously thinking of seeing it again.  -  Paul Hansen – Charged.fm

 

After being awarded Two New York Innovative Theatre Awards for our last show, we are back to take you on a journey from film noir to political protest and everywhere in between. You better believe it!

 

The Jeffrey and Paula Gural Theater, A.R.T/New York, 502 W 53rd St. NYC

February 17 – March 5, 2017

Get your tickets here

 

 

 

Destination Everywhere Postcard Front high resBKBXKids Show Saturdays Feb 25 & Mar 4

I’m thrilled to direct the new BKBXKids Show DESTINATION: EVERYWHERE

 

Bring all the NYC Kids to our boisterous adventure journeying through Everywhere! Hold on to your Invisible Hats and off we go!

 

The Jeffrey and Paula Gural Theater, A.R.T/New York, 502 W 53rd St. NYC

Saturdays, Feb 25 & Mar 4 @3pm

Get your Tickets

 

 

 

miming-is-serious-buisnessMaking A Film – Mime Style

Starting off 2017 on set with BKBX and Filmmaker Michael Lukk Litwak

 

A dream comes true for Broken Box Mime Theater! We made a mime piece for film with phenomenal director Michael Lukk Litwak and crew, oh yeah!

WATCH IT HERE!

 

January 2017

 

 

 

 

vlcsnap-2017-01-10-22h07m17s469Playing Joyce in “Stranger Penelope”

Mashing together The Duffy Brothers & Saturday Night Live in “Stranger Penelope”

 

For many years people have told me that I look like Winona Ryder and now I got to slip into her shoes as Joyce in a “Stranger Things” sketch, written and directed by Allie Fuller.

 

November 2016

 

 

 

 

emilio-3-2Celebrating Playwright Emilio Williams

I had the honor to perform in Emilio’s Royal Court of Love, Art, Comedy and Kingly Fare at Chicago’s Casino Club

 

Having originated the role of Amelia in the world premiere of “Smartphones” and Mar in the American Premiere of “Tables and Beds”, it was truly exceptional to help celebrate 10 years of Emilio Williams’ remarkable career as a playwright.

 

Monday, November 7, 2016

 

 

postcard-imageBKBX’s Black and White Ball!

It’s happening! Broken Box Mime Theatre‘s party of the year…

 

Wine, Dine and a Show! We’re so excited to celebrate and share some brand new pieces with you at The Dumbo Loft, so polish those dancing shoes and don your best black and white attire.

 

Monday, October 24, 2016, at 6.30pm

 

 

 

 

lyric-nouveauPerforming at Lyric Nouveau, Volume III

Thrilled to get to do my own little act in NYC’s favorite new comedy night.

 

Hosted by the one and only Matt Zambrano with New York City’s Finest Improv Talent at The Pit Loft.

 

Sunday, October 9, 2016, at 7.30pm

 

 

 

 

 

Dinner Fugue PictureStaged Reading of “Dinner Fugue”

Playing the “full of international flair” Bailey in Comedienne Extraordinaire Libby Zambrano’s One-Act Play

 

Come to our “Dress-Up-As-The-Person-You-Most-Want-To-Have-Dinner-With” dinner party at The Pit Loft.

 

Sunday, August 21, 2016, at 6pm

 

 

 

 

BluebeardReading of Ludlam’s “Bluebeard”!

Reading Sybil opposite Everett Quinton’s Bluebeard! Can you feel my excitement?!

 

An exclusive one night only event at The Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual & Transgender Community Center directed by and with Ridiculous Theatrical Company’s Everett Quinton.

 

July 26, 2016

 

 

 

 

13537793_10208108595086013_5258960368802370623_n“Family Googling” at NYC’s Strawberry Festival

Playing the fun Maddie in Mark Tjarks’s new One Act Play “Family Googling”

 

Dennis Gleason directs our wonderful cast at NYC’s 29th Strawberry Festival at the Theatre at St. Clements 423 W 46th St. Get your tickets here!

 

July 16, 17 & 21, 2016

 

 

 

 

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Miming in Davide Balula’s installation “Mimed Sculptures”

 

Performing with International Mimes and Broken Box Mime Theatre’s very own David Jenkins in Davide Balula’s “Mimed Sculptures” at Art Basel in my home country. What an experience!

 

10 Unmissable Works at Art Basel Unlimited 2016” artnet news

The Ten Best Things We Saw at Art Basel” AnOther Mag

 

June 13 & 15, 2016 at Art Basel, Switzerland

 

 

 

821A5240_1“Dada kam vor Voltaire” in Switzerland this June

Re-prising my meaty lady roles at Festspiele Zürich and Gewürzmühle in Zug

 

I’m excited to be back on stage in Switzerland for the 100 years Dada celebration with Strings Attached’s “Dada kam vor Voltaire”

 

June 11, 2016 at Gewürzmühle Zug
June 17 & 19, 2016 at Miller’s Studio

 

 

 

 

cityscapes photoCityscapes: Fresh Works by BKBX, May 15th in NYC

A work-in-progress collection of big-hearted stories

 

Cityscapes peels back the layers of a crime scene, soars over skyscrapers, and peers through the shop windows of a changing neighborhood.

 

Ain’t nothing like being back with my Broken Box Mime family in NYC. Come join us, RSVP here

 

May 15, 2016 at 3 and 7pm at The Tank

 

 

 

Kar-A-Sutra“Mimes Gone Wild!” at FRIEZE NY

Broken Box Mime Theater teams up with British Artist Anthea Hamilton at FRIEZE

 

Bringing to life Mario Bellini’s archival images in Anthea Hamilton‘s installation KAR-A-SUTRA

 

Mimes Gone Wild” Art News

Why was this 70s concept car such a hit at Frieze?” Phaidon

One of the most talked-about projects at the fair” The Art Newspaper, Frieze New York

 

May 5-8, 2016 at FRIEZE NY on Randall’s Island

 

 

 

Passenger_T_Tech_213_webTHE PASSENGER at Florida Grand Opera

Truly gripping to re-visit the roles of Overseer/Capo at Florida Grand Opera

 

“This South Florida premiere will be one of the most important musical events of the year.”

 

“The Passenger” by Mieczyslaw Weinberg at Florida Grand Opera.

Directed by David Pountney and Rob Kearley, Conducted by Steven Mercurio

 

April 2, 3, 5, 8, 9, 2016 at Adrienne Arsht Center in Miami

 

 

 

 

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DADA vor DADA this February in Zürich

Back on Stage with Strings Attached in Switzerland.

 

Strings Attached has been invited to the Züricher Festpiele 2016 honoring 100 years of the DADA Movement in Switzerland with our show “DADA vor DADA”.

 

We had a fantastic premiere both at Theater Stok in Zürich and turbine theater in Langnau.

 

February 23, 25, 26, 27 at Theater Stok
February 28 at turbine theater Langnau

 

 

 

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THE PASSENGER at Detroit Opera

Thrilling to reprise the roles of Overseer/Capo with Michigan Opera Theatre.

 

“The Passenger” by Mieczyslaw Weinberg at the Detroit Opera House.

 

Directed by David Pountney (Associate Director Rob Kearley) and Conducted by Steven Mercurio

 

November 14, 18, 21 and 22, 2015

 

 

 

 

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ABOVE BELOW

FANTASTIC run with Broken Box Mime Theater at HERE Arts in Soho, NYC.

 

With Special Encore Performance at City College Center for the Performing Arts.

 

ABOVE BELOW Press Highlights: Fox5 News Feature, Playbill Article: Speaking With No Voice

 

Kicked off ABOVE BELOW with an incredible week long Residency in Boston with Studio Presentation

 

August-October, 2015

 

 

 

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Exciting IT Awards Nominations and WIN for NIGHT

New Stage Theater wins “Outstanding Performance Art Production”

 

BKBX’s TOPOGRAPHY is nominated for 3 IT Awards: Ensemble, Choreography, Performance Art Production

 

NIGHT is nominated for 6 IT Awards: Choreography, Performance Art Production, Innovative Design, Director, Lead Actor, Lighting Design

 

September 21, 2015

 

 

 

 

RehearsalReading of Children’s Musical

Reading and singing (!) the part of Granny in ”Ladies and Gentleman, Boys and Girls: The Amazing and Fantastical Adventures of me, Amy”

 

Written by Nick Abeel, Music by Eric March, Directed by Paul Kite; at Sitters Studio in NYC.

 

July 12, 2015

 

 

 

 

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BKBX Summerfest

A smorgasbord of silent-film screenings and live performances by your favorite mimes.

 

Two Fun NYC Summer Nights at The Wild Project.

 

July 1 and 2, 2015

 

 

 

 

TMF10TMFNo10 Independent Feature Film

I play one of the female leads in Blissville Productions’ “Total Male Fantasy No. 10 – A Monster Movie”

 

An amazing shoot with director David Lawler and incredible cast.  Film sure is a different beast than theater.

 

June, 2015

 

 

 

 

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Gowanus Art and Production presents BKBX in ABOVE BELOW

 

A smashing success of all new work at the beautiful Green Building in Brooklyn

 

May 6 and 7, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chuck Mee with CastWorld Premiere of Charles Mee’s “Night”

New Stage Theater presents “Night” at Theater for the New City

 

Directed by Ildiko Nemeth

 

April 24th – May 10th, 2015

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pass 5“The Passenger” at Lyric Opera Chicago

 Playing the Overseer and Kapo in Lyric Opera’s “The Passenger”

 

“an experience in the theater that is not to be missed”

     Chicago Tribune

 

“with a faultless large cast”

     Chicago Classical Review

 

 

                                           director David Pountney (Rob Kearley, Paula Suozzi)

                                           conductor Sir Andrew Davis

 

                                           February, March 2015

 

 

 

 

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TV Pilot “Tune in to Goonan”

 

I play Gerry, the girl from the neighborhood who drives comedian Charles Goonan to his adventures on his way to stardom in the comedic pilot “Tune in to Goonan.”

 

December 2014

 

 

 

 

 

Flyer for Miss Nefertiti Regrets (1966a)

“Bluebeard” Reading at La Mama, Monday 11/24

 

Everett Quinton directs the Reading of Charles Ludlam’s “Bluebeard” at From the Vault: A Long Week-End of Classic La MaMa Concert Readings

 

After the premiere production of “Bluebeard” at La MaMa in 1970, it returns for a special one night reading Monday.

 

 

 

 

PhotoDowntown Girls – Season 2

Guest Starring in Episode 2 of Downtown Girls - Watch NOW

 

November 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Educational Program Shoot for Japanese Public TV

NHK Educational Program “Pre Kiso Eigo

 

Shooting with filmmaker Shiho Kataoka at MOMA Free Fridays

 

October 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Topography with Broken Box Mime Theater  

 

“Topography is an outstanding venture that is not to be missed” Theater in the Now

 

“If this is contemporary miming, the style of performance may find itself in vogue” Washington Square News

 

“Dares you to use your imagination, a very refreshing challenge” Examiner.com

 

                                          September/October 2014

 

 

 

20140922_210018BKBX wins IT Award for Outstanding Ensemble

Watch our Beautiful Moment of Accepting the Award

 

Thank you to the Innovative Theater Awards and to everyone who voted for us.

 

September 22, 2014

 

 

 

 

 

picFeature Film “Seasons of Love”

One Day Shoot on Lifetime TV’s Feature “Seasons of Love

 

Directed by Princess Monique, with Cleo Anthony and LeToya Luckett

Holiday TV Special to premiere December 23rd, 2014

 

September 2014

 

 

 

 

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White Pines Residency

Developing Topography with Broken Box Mime Theater at White Pines Residency

Check out our video from our residency in the woods on the Appalachian Trail

 

August 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Farblonjet

Ridiculous Theatrical Co. Reading

Under the direction of the one and only Everett Quinton, I will read Brunnhilda in Charles Ludlam’s “Der Ring Gott Farblonjet” with the legendary Ridiculous Theater

 

No, you do NOT want to miss this!

 

June 27th, 2014
at 7pm at St. John’s Lutheran Church

 

 

 

PopioStumpf PhotographyCompany Member with Broken Box Mime Theater

A Creative Home in NYC with the Fabulous Artists of Broken Box Mime Theater

Stay tuned for our Fall Show and News from our White Pines Residency

 

June 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

photo 1Shakespeare at St. Hope Charter School

Visiting Actor at St. Hope Charter School in Harlem

Played scenes from “Romeo and Juliet” with St. Hope scholars and Andy Baldeschwiler

 

May 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ensemble 1Cosmicomics at Dixon Place, Success!

I play one of the two Uncles in New Stage Theatre’s “Cosmicomics”

Written by Italo Calvino, Adapted and Directed by Ildiko Nemeth

 

At Dixon Place, NYC

March 28th-April 19th, 2014

 

Check out my Video Interview

 

 

 

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Williamsburg Photoshoot

Check out my friend and NYC photographer Sherry’s blog for photos from our Williamsburg shoot

February 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Theater Reel

1 Minute Theater Reel on my YouTube Channel 

January 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Leading Role in final Episode of “I’d Kill For You”

I play the lead in the final episode of the mini-series I’D KILL FOR YOU

“Deliver us From Evil” on Discovery i.d. December 21, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Jen in Season 2 of “Downtown Girls”

Downtown Girls: Season 2

Playing the desperate, lonely and oh too drunk Jen in episode 4 of this hilarious web-series

November, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reading and Workshop in Chicago

Reading with Chicago Theater Sweatshop of Picasso’s “Desire Caught by the Tail”

 

And Moment Work Workshop with Tectonic Theater Project Members Mercedes Herrero and Kelli Simpkins for upcoming AIDS documentary play

 

Chicago – November 2/3/4 2013

 

 

 

 

On Camera

Video Excerpt from Pat McCorkle’s On Camera Class at One on One

September, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance 

Get a sneak peak into Géraldine’s new solo show ”Single Soldier” 

 The Barrow Group, 312 West 36 St, New York

August 7, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Nomination 

IT Award Nomination for Garden of Delights

Outstanding Premiere Production of A Play

As well as Innovative Design and Outstanding Costume Design

July 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Reel

1 Minute Reel on my YouTube Channel 

June 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Booking

Investigation Discovery’s upcoming Deadline: Crime with Tamron Hall.

Watch a Sneak Peak here

June 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Win

Post Place Win for “The Roommate”

Zooppa Contest, Dating 101 – watch “The Roommate” here

Co-starring Christopher Kauffmann and Sean Kunz

Filmed/edited by Jason Kraynek

June 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance

 

Leading Lady in the U.S. Premiere of “Tables and Beds”

written and directed by Emilio Williams

presented by Chicago Theater Sweatshop at Stage 773, (Chicago)

March 14 – April 6, 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Win

2nd place for “LOLZ” at Zooppa Contest

Zooppa Contest, Dating 101 – watch “LOLZ” here

Co-starring Christopher Kauffmann from “Tables and Beds”

Filmed/edited by Jason Kraynek

March 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

Booking

On set for televisions’ SMASH.

Thank you, Grant Wilfley Casting.

January 2013

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

International Press

“El teatro alternativo español estrena compañía en Estados Unidos”

Article on Chicago Theater Sweatshop with photo of “La actriz Suiza” in Leading Spanish Newspaper “El Pais”

December 13, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Launching of Chicago Theater Sweatshop

Instituto Cervantes in Chicago hosts the launching of “Chicago Theater Sweatshop” and its inaugural production of “Tables and Beds” opening March 14th at Stage 773

December 11, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Press

Time Out New York Photo of the Week: Garden of Delights

November 29 – December 5, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Performance

 

NYC Theater Debut in New Stage Theatre‘s Garden of Delights 

by Fernando Arrabal

directed by Ilidko Nemeth

at Theatre for the New City

November 15 - December 2, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Ms. Dulex goes to the Big Apple

Article by Emilio Williams

August 17, 2012

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hit Summer Comedy in Chicago

Smartphones

by Emilio Williams

directed by Emilio Williams at Trap Door Theatre

July 19 – August 18, 2012

 

Check out our reviews and our blog.

 

 

 

 

 

Booking!

Shot an Industrial for ALLSTATE.

Thank you, Marisa and Sam at Paonessa Talent Agency.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Booking!

Recorded a Voiceover for the Chicago Booth School of Buisness.

Thank you, Marisa and Sam at Paonessa Talent Agency.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

WBEZ 91.5 -  Mimes for Better Traffic

With the Chicago Mime Company at Curious City WBEZ.

Check out the Story and the Photos.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Reader: Best of Chicago- Trap Door Theatre

 Best String of Theatrical Stunners : THE LAST FOUR PLAYS AT TRAP DOOR THEATRE

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

BEST OF 2011 MENTIONS

 

Chicago Reader:
Our Favorite Theatre of 2011

OVERWEIGHT, unimportant: MISSHAPE

Trap Door Theatre

 

WBEZ:
The You-Missed List: Top Shows of 2011

First Ladies

Trap Door Theatre

 

 

Nominated for two Beat Awards:

A Memory of Two Mondays

Eclipse Theatre